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Man suspected in 2 Ohio killings found dead in Alabama

FALKVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A man suspected of killing a woman and child in Ohio was found dead in Alabama from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound, news outlets reported.Dante Rashad Hawes, 32, of Dayton, Ohio, was found dead inside a vehicle Thursday afternoon in Falkville, Morgan County Coroner Jeff Chunn told news outlets. The man took his own life, Chunn said.The vehicle was located just off Interstate 65 about 450 miles (724 kilometers) south of Dayton, where authorities found the bodies of a woman and girl dead from apparent gunshot wounds inside a home on Thursday morning.Hawes was suspected of killing the two, who were his girlfriend and a young girl, Chunn said. Authorities didn't immediately identify the victims, and it wasn't clear how long they had been dead.
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1 taken to hospital after shooting in Dayton

DAYTON — One person has been taken to the hospital after being shot in Dayton early Saturday morning. Crews responded to the 400 block of Brightwood Avenue on the reports of a shooting just after 12:00 a.m., according to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch. Dispatch records show one person was...
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1 injured after house, garage catches fire in Dayton

DAYTON — A resident who resorted to using gasoline on the grill when the lighter fluid ran out suffered minor burns Friday evening when the house, the attached garage and the car caught fire. The resident suffered first-degree burns Dayton Fire West Chief David Thomas described as minor in...

Dunbar House: Stepping back in time

150th anniversary of poet’s birth is perfect time to tour his home, see special exhibits. Decades ago, when one of our favorite cousins visited Dayton from Washington, D.C., I planned a visit to the Paul Laurence Dunbar House, the first state memorial established in honor of an African American in the United States.

Middletown police help wrangle injured hawk

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (WKRC) In Middletown, police helped wrangle a hawk. Neighbors around Carolina and Plymouth put out the call for the injured bird. The police department has handed this bird over to Raptor Inc. They named the hawk "Tony Hawk," of course.

76 Flashfood locations in Ohio

Flashfood arrived in Ohio back in 2016. There are many Ohioans that still don't know it exist, including myself. I was shopping in the Meijer on Colonel Glenn Hwy, in Fairborn, Ohio. I noticed people shopping the FlashFood refrigerator. I asked an employee exactly what it was and how does it work. She walked me through the procedure for shopping. It looks pretty simple.
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Travel Review: Experience a glorious elm that defies oblivion

Once upon a time, every hamlet in the American Midwest had an Elm Street. But around 1930, a killer stalked our neighborhoods. The homicidal maniac wasn’t Freddy Krueger in fedora and red and green sweater. No, this Nightmare on Elm Street was a blight hailing overseas from the Netherlands....

Three great steakhouses in Ohio

What do you usually order when you go out? If your answer is a steak with some fresh vegetables on the side, then you are in the right place, especially if you live in Ohio or travel to Ohio often. That's because I have put together a list of three great steakhouses in Ohio that you should definitely visit next time you are in the area.

Lumpia Queen to open first brick-and-mortar in Dayton food hall

The Lumpia Queen is opening its first brick-and-mortar restaurant in W. Social Tap & Table, Dayton’s first food hall, this summer. Owners Catherine and Damon Roberts said they are looking forward to introducing three classic Philippine dishes to the West Dayton area. After getting married in 2017 and moving...

Popeyes opens today in Dayton, joining other new chicken restaurants

Popeyes Louisiana Chicken is celebrating the grand opening of its seventh Dayton-area restaurant location today. The new location at 6793 Miller Lane in the Vandalia/Butler Twp. area is part of an expansion effort to build as many as five new stores per year for the next five years in the Dayton, Cincinnati and Columbus markets.

Taco Street Co. to open in Dayton food hall after closing in Beavercreek

A restaurant specializing in all things tacos is opening at W. Social Tap & Table in Dayton after closing its first brick-and-mortar location at The Mall at Fairfield Commons earlier this month. Anthony Thomas, owner of Taco Street Co., told he started out with a food truck in 2018...

Multi-family Yard Sales this weekend.

Last weekend we traveled through Huber Heights, Ohio, for the annual community garage sales. This weekend we'll make three stops, in my favorite county! We lived in Greene county for 20 years before relocating to Montgomery. I narrowed it down to three sales, that would most definitely worth your time.